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GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Food
distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition
These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010, Module 2 on Maternal,
infant and young child nutrition. Please note that for simplicity, all interventions in a thematic module have been combined under the same
programme for GINA, while they may not be implemented as a package and may have different partners. These data are currently being
updated and completed through the GINA verification process. If you think you can help update and complete any of these data, please
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WHO (2013) Global Nutrition Policy Review. What does it take to scale up nutrition action?
The Global nutrition policy review is based on a questionnaire survey conducted during 2009?2010, in which 119 WHO Member States and
4 territories participated.
Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition
Implementation details :
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Other actions from same programme
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing - All
Global database on the Implementation of
Nutrition Action (GINA)
Infants and young children
Distribution of complementary foods was repo